MSN 1873 Amendment 1: Construction and safe operation of fishing vessels of 24m and over

This notice provides a code of practice for construction and safe operation of 24m registered length (L) vessels and over.


MSN 1873 Amendment 1: The code of practice for the construction and safe operation of fishing vessels of 24m registered length and over

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Notice to all designers, builders, owners, employers, skippers and crew of fishing vessels.

This notice should be read in conjunction with the fishing vessels (codes of practice) regulations 2017 No.943 and the merchant shipping (work in fishing convention) regulations 2018 No.1106

Published 21 November 2018